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News April 21, 2017

L-FRESH The LION named YouTube program fellow, Apple Music’s new feature, and more

L-FRESH The LION named YouTube program fellow, Apple Music’s new feature, and more

Here’s all the music industry news you need to know today.

National Indigenous Music Awards Open Nominations, Announce NIMAs Album – via NIMA

BIGSOUND Opens Applications For Visual Arts Contributors & Showcase – via BIGSOUND

Facebook launches beta of Spaces, its goofy and fun social VR platform. – via TechCrunch

How Music on TV Actually Works, According to ‘The Leftovers’ and ‘FNL’ Music Supervisor – via Pitchfork

Spotify: Last Week’s Most Streamed & Viral Tracks US, UK, Global – via Hypebot

L-FRESH The LION Named As Australia’s YouTube ‘Creators For Change’ Program Fellow – via TubeFilter

Former Pandora and Sirius exec Chris Harrison named CEO of the Digital Media Association – via MBW

Apple Music launches ‘Up Next’ monthly feature with Zane Lowe to highlight new artists – via Apple Insider

YouTube jumped to the top of the App Store following news of mobile live-streaming expansions – via TechCrunch

A documentary, Clive Davis: The Soundtrack of Our Lives, based on Davis’ 2013 bestselling autobiography, is coming to Apple Music exclusively. – via Billboard

Black Arm Band turns ten: introducing Yirrmal Marika – via The Brag

Pirate Bay founder Peter Sunde has a new privacy-oriented startup – a domain registration service which offers site owners full anonymity. – via TorrentFreak

A2IM Announces Indie Week 2017 Speakers: Pandora’s Westergren, SoundExchange’s Huppe, Merlin’s Caldas & More – via Hypebot

This article originally appeared on The Industry Observer, which is now part of The Music Network.

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